Success Story 1

Name of Officer/Field Functionary : Ms.Usha Kiran/ Ms.Minkashi /Ms Saraswati
State : Chandigarh
District: UT Chandigarh
Block/Village : Project-II
Brief Bio data of Officer/Field Functionary : CDPO-II/ Lady Supervisor/ Anganwadi Worker, Palsora Colony
Photograph of the Officer/Field Functionary :

Qualifying Act (Not more than 500 words)

Refer Criteria (Highlight one or more)

  • a. Leadership in multi-sector mobilization & Awareness Campaigns.
  • b. Innovations
  • c. Convergent Programming
  • d. Interventions
  • e. Use of Technology
  • f. Any other readership based qualifying act

Anganwadi Worker - Sarswati

Mother Name - Kanchan

Area - Palsora Colony

Helper Name: - Kanta

Ms. Saraswati is an Anganwadi Worker of Center No. 3, Palsora Colony, Sector-56, UT Chandigarh.

On 10th May, 2019, Mrs. Kanchan resident of Palsora visited the AWC No 3 , Palsora and sought help/relief for her daughter, who is less than 15 days old. Her daughter was suffering from ADS (Atrial Septal Defect). Mrs Kanchan informed that her daughter is suffering from hole in her heart by birth and doctors of PGIMER, Chandigarh had recommended an operation for her daughter, but her in-laws were not supporting her financially and emotionally, being a second girl child in a family with health issues. Her in-laws were not interested in giving any help.

Ms. Saraswati, AWW met Dr. Bhavneet Bharti, Pediatrician at PGIMER Chandigarh and discussed the problem of Kanchan’s daughter. Thereafter her daughter was admitted in PGIMER and got successfully operated with the intervention of Anganwadi worker.

Total Expenses for the operation of the girl child was approx 1.00 lac , therefore , for getting financial assistance, Ms. Saraswati, AWW made lot of efforts and contacted Rotary Club, an NGO. Thereafter the Rotary Club helped the family members by paying total expenses of Rs. One Lakh for the surgery of the girl child.

Ms. Saraswati AWW has made sincere efforts to help this family in their time of difficulty. She has shown exemplary performance by saving the life of a Child.

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Success Story 2

Name of Officer/Field Functionary : Ms.Usha Kiran/ Ms.Kanta Bhangu
State : Chandigarh
District: UT Chandigarh
Block/Village : Project-II
Brief Bio data of Officer/Field Functionary : CDPO-II/ Lady Supervisor Palsora Colony
Photograph of the Officer/Field Functionary :

Qualifying Act (Not more than 500 words)

Refer Criteria (Highlight one or more)

  • a. Leadership In multi-sector mobilization & Awareness Campaigns.
  • b. Convergent Programming
  • c. Innovations
  • d. Interventions
  • e. Use of Technology
  • f. Any other readership based qualifying act

Anganwadi Worker - Asha

Child Name - Sonakshi

Mother Name - Shweta

Father Name - Mahesh Verma

D.O.B - 01.03.2017

Area - Kajheri, Chandigarh

Ms. Asha is an Anganwadi Worker at Center No.1, Kajheri, UT Chandigarh. She regularly conduct home visits in her area for Post Natal Care. During home visit, she observed that one 18 month old girl namely Sonakshi beneficiaries of her Anganwadi Centre was having difficulty in breathing from her nose. When Anganwadi Worker enquired from her mother, she came to know that her daughter is unable to sleep properly due to breathing problem. Due to this her daughter has an irritable behaviour and even reducing her weight. For proper medical check up , Ms. Asha, AWW guided Sonakshi’s mother and took her to General Medical Speciality Hospital Sector-16 for check up. Later her blood test was done and infection was detected in her blood. Meanwhile her health condition worsened and she was referred to PGIMER Emergency and successfully operated. The reason behind this problem was that a grain of wheat was found in her wind pipe. Due to this she had difficulty in breathing.

Ms. Asha, Anganwadi Worker handled this case with full sincerity & presence of mind and saved the life of baby Sonakshi by extending help to the family in need of hour.

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